Book your places for the Bird House Painting Activity during the spring school holidays on Tuesday 8th April. Places are limited so make sure you come into the centre and book as soon as you can; just visit customer services to pay for and collect your tickets. At only £3 per child the activity is open to all children 2 years and over with all proceeds being donated to our adopted charities. All materials are provided except overalls. We recommend not best party clothes- it may get messy!
Don’t forget the children’s Garden design competition closes on Friday 28th so make sure your entries arrive in store in plenty of time. The competition is open for 2 age groups 8 and under then 9-12 years. The design should be for the entrant’s perfect garden with the prize being a selection of products to help make their garden grow. The winner will be announced on the 8th March.
Children’s Garden design competition launched!
Open to children in 2 age groups 8 and under and 9-12 years We would like to see designs for Your Perfect Garden. What you would like to grow, how you would like to use your garden, with things you would like to do. Use your imagination to create something that would be the perfect space for you and your family & friends.
The prize will be some of the products you may want to include in your garden. Entry forms are available at customer services and to download on the News & Events page of the website. Entries must be handed in to customer services by March 28th with the winners...
These fully hardy plants provide excellent flower colour from early spring and right into summer; not easily damaged by late spring frosts they can be planted right now. Many different shades and colours are available to suit any planting scheme and they grow happily in hanging baskets, planters and boarders
The new season’s range of autumn flowering bulbs have arrived in store along with some beautiful planters and pots. Lovely in borders but equally so planted in containers, bulbs such as Lilies, Dahlia and Begonias offer a stunning and simple way of introducing some vibrant colours to your late summer and autumn Garden. Come and chat to our experts who can recommend varieties for your requirements and advise you on all the tools you could need for planting.